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Posted: October.02.05 at 9:42pm | IP Logged Quote michaeldurocher

R8 collets with a quick close lever works very well. If a smaller size is needed than a second collet is needed to maintain the shape as best as possible.

David Straubinger used that in his shop and I was very impressed with the results, not to mention the consistancy.

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Posted: April.09.07 at 1:56pm | IP Logged Quote motomom

We have a draw plate, I just tap the business end of the grommet into the plate a bit. Easy does it, because it is easy to go too far.
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